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Vigil by Angela Slatter, a review by Jeanette Greaves

The Vigil blog tour continues:- First impressions – this book was great fun to read. It starts with the fallout from a fight between a trans-dimensional monster and a half-supernatural / half-human woman, and it ends with favours being called … Continue reading

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The Pyre by David Hair – a review by Jeanette Greaves

The Return of Ravana by David Hair Book 1 – the Pyre Disclaimer – this book was sent as a review copy by the publishers. Followers of fantasy writer David Hair may already be aware of his ‘Return of Ravana’ … Continue reading

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The Child Eater by Rachel Pollack A review by Jeanette Greaves

In The Child Eater, we have a novel that follows two separate strands of a story, two different sets of characters, in two worlds separated by time and magic. The stories are linked by The Tarot of Eternity (much, much … Continue reading

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Heir to the Shadows – A review by Jeanette Greaves

Much as I enjoyed ‘Daughter of the Blood’, the first book in the Black Jewels trilogy, I have to admit that at times it was hard to read. The world in which our heroine (Jaenelle) lived, was a dark dystopia, … Continue reading

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‘A Song for Issy Bradley’ by Carys Bray. A review by Jeanette Greaves

Let me make it clear, I like genre books – horror, sf, fantasy. If it doesn’t have a spaceship or a paranormal creature I am unlikely to read it. And yet a couple of years ago, Carys Bray drew me … Continue reading

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‘The Unquiet House’ by Alison Littlewood – a review by Jeanette Greaves

Alison Littlewood is a modern writer of classic horror, and in ‘The Unquiet House’ she portrays a growing menace, a lurking evil that has poisoned lives through several generations. Mire House was built to be a place of love, a … Continue reading

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Daughter of the Blood, by Anne Bishop – a review.

For some, it’s the moment you walk out of customs in a foreign airport. For others, it’s the studio signature music that heralds the start of a film. For me, it’s the slow turn of the page, the march of … Continue reading

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Interview with the Changeling’s Wife

Interview with Helen Ransome.  19th September 2035. By Sangita Ifors SI “Mrs Ransome, thank you for agreeing to this interview.” HR “You’re welcome. Would you like tea and cake? John and Anthony had a midnight baking competition last night and … Continue reading

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Interview with the Changeling.

Interview with Andy Ransome, 17th September 2035. By Sangita Ifors SI “Mr Ransome, thank you for agreeing to this interview.” AR “Ms Ifors, you’re welcome. Can we drop this Mr / Ms stuff before it gets boring?” SI “Sure. Andy?” … Continue reading

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Interview with the Werewolf

Interview with John Preston 13th September 2035. By Sangita Ifors SI – Thank you for agreeing to the interview. JP – Hey, I love what you do. I think I’ve read all your books, and I subscribe to your blog. … Continue reading

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